Dear ‘Mark Lyle’ Aartun, please STOP driving | #ARRESTED

Some people just can’t take ‘NO’ as an answer. Like when they assault & steal from their boyfriend, or when the state takes away their driving privileges. Mark Lyle Aartun is one of those people. He was in jail, once again this weekend, because he can’t stop driving. Since he ‘forgets’ it’s suspended, here’s a review: 10/29/2014 – No Driver’s License 02/12/2017 – No Driver’s License 03/24/2017 – No Driver’s License 05/26/2017 – No Driver’s License 02/05/2018 – No Driver’s License 02/09/2018 – Suspended License, 2nd Off Last Monday (02/05)…

ARRESTED: Singer/Songwriter Clay Evans. Public Intox / Disorderly Conduct

Nashville Singer / Songwriter Clay Wisdom Evans, was arrested on his 3rd public intoxication charge this morning, just after last call. Evans was booked into the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office at 3:33 AM. UPDATE: Today’s public intoxication charge has been dismissed, however he remains out on Pre-Trial Diversion from a June 25th arrest for another public intoxication charge, as well as disorderly conduct. Evans was released from custody at just before noon, with an October 2nd court date for his previous charges, still open. Here was the affidavit from last…

East Nashville Speed Challenge(r) Arrested: Alexander Frazier “I’m Driving; I Got Road Rage”

Earlier this week, we showed you video of a Dodge Challenger speeding through a stop sign on Montgomery Ave in East Nashville. Late Friday evening the driver, Alexander Frazier (age 22), was arrested and charged with Agg Assault w/Deadly Weapon after a WKRN news crew was filming at the intersection when he drove by several times, speeding and once again not stopping, and intimidating the news crew and neighbors. Frazier is currently being held on a $90,000 bond in Davidson County. UPDATE 06/30/2017 3PM: ALERT: Alexander Frazier (Speed Challenger) Released From…

Lyft CRL Agent Danielle Dame has Driving Crisis of Her Own – DUI Charge

Lyft has a special department to help their drivers that get pulled over, in accidents, or other emergency situations – it’s called the CRL, or Critical Response Line. The agents are staffed here in Nashville, and one of those agents here in East Nashville that normally helps others through emergency situations found herself on the opposite end of the situation. Meet Danielle Dame. On Tuesday, MNPD responded to a traffic accident, where she was found to be at fault at the scene. Normally this would be nothing newsworthy, just another…

Uber Driver James Henneberg – Driving Distracted?

Nashville Uber Driver James Henneberg often posts “live” video streams to his social media.. and while this is a grey area of the law if the phone is in a cradle and being operated hands-free – once the phone is in your hand and you are using functions on the screen and reading the screen and interacting with viewers, it is almost always as situation that law enforcement would consider “distracted driving”.. in fact, very recently some agencies, such as the THP have started to use the distracted driving law…